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Blessing of the hunt.

November 1, 2014

CUSTER TWP. — The Sugar Ridge Church of the Brethren, 2012 E. Wilson Road, will hold its annual Blessing of the Hunt event on Saturday November 8, 2014 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the church located 2 ½ miles south and ½ mile west of Custer on Wilson Road. Guest Speaker for the evening will be David Kooi of Ludington,…

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Ludington man missing since Wednesday, may be in Eden Township.

October 31, 2014

Deputies from Mason County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a missing Ludington man. Leonard Allen Vunck, 67, was last seen Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the morning when he called for a taxi to take him from his Ludington residence to the Eden Township area in…

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79th District Court arraignments this week.

October 31, 2014
79th District Court arraignments this week.

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were arraigned recently in front of the 79th District Court Magistrate: Felonies - Dustin Thomas R.J Schanhals, 20, of 10925 E. Haskell Lake, Marion, Mich., was arrested Oct. 24 by DNR officers from the Cadillac Field…

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79th District Court sentencings.

October 31, 2014
79th District Court sentencings.

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in 79th District Court: - Steven Allen Steiger, 30, of 143 N. Jebavy Dr., Apt. 9, Ludington, was…

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Splash

October 31, 2014
Splash

LUDINGTON — Waves crash over the Ludington north breakwater lighthouse this morning as a mixture of rain and snow sprinkles the air. Precipitation is expected to stop by this evening.…

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AT&T donates $15,000 to college for high school career exploration program

October 31, 2014
AT&T donates $15,000 to college for high school career exploration program

VICTORY TWP. — AT&T donated $15,000 to the West Shore Community College Foundation this morning. The contribution will support the foundation’s “Boomerange” program, a career exploration and readiness program that…

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Man who fled courthouse found in a Baldwin area home.

October 31, 2014
Man who fled courthouse found in a Baldwin area home.

BALDWIN — Dylan James Hansen, the man who fled the Mason County Courthouse Wednesday, was caught at 5 p.m. Thursday by Lake County and Mason County sheriffs’ deputies. According to Mason…

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State police investigating property damage.

October 31, 2014
State police investigating property damage.

PERE MARQUETTE TWP. — Troopers from the Hart post of the Michigan State Police are investigating a complaint of malicious destruction of property to a motor vehicle reported Wednesday, Oct.…

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Is your home ready for winter?

October 31, 2014
Is your home ready for winter?

Good Neighbor Tips from Erin Doan, State Farm Insurance, Scottville, www.erindoan.com.  Cooler weather is here — and so is the time for winterizing your home Not sure where to start?…

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Rain, sleet, freezing rain and snow possible today.

October 31, 2014
Rain, sleet, freezing rain and snow possible today.

The weather is brought to you by Urka Auto Center, 3736 W. U.S. 10, Ludington, www.urkaautos.com. Friday, October 31, 2014: Rain, changing to a mixture of snow, sleet or freezing rain by…

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Deer crashes through office window at CMH building.

October 30, 2014
Deer crashes through office window at CMH building.

LUDINGTON — Is there an out-of-control deer on the loose? For the second time in less than a week, a deer entered a building on the east side of Ludington.…

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Prosecutor defends himself against character attack.

October 30, 2014

Editor’s Note: The following letter to the editor was submitted by Mason County Prosecuting Attorney Paul Spaniola in response to a letter to the editor that was posted on MCP…

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Subject who fled courthouse is caught.

October 30, 2014
Subject who fled courthouse is caught.

BALDWIN –Deputies from Mason County Sheriff’s Office and Lake County Sheriff’s Office have caught the man who fled the Mason County Courthouse Wednesday afternoon, Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole reported.…

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Ludington hospital board chair receives statewide leadership award

October 30, 2014
Ludington hospital board chair receives statewide leadership award

LUDINGTON — Al Deering, board chair at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, has received the Health Care Leadership Award for 2014 from the Michigan Health and Hospital Association (MHA). Deering is…

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Halloween and the dangers of stigma

October 30, 2014
Halloween and the dangers of stigma

Renew.  Rebuild. Recover is a blog submitted by West Michigan Community Mental Health. Halloween is a time for ghosts, goblins and trick-or-treating.  But it’s important to remember that costumes and…

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Ludington man arrested for driving without license.

October 30, 2014
Ludington man arrested for driving without license.

PERE MARQUETTE TWP. — Deputies from Mason County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 35-year-old Ludington man Wednesday after a 2:42 p.m. traffic stop at U.S. 10 and Pere Marquette Hwy. He…

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Defense granted 21-day extension in Phillips murder charge appeal.

October 30, 2014
Defense granted 21-day extension in Phillips murder charge appeal.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — An appeal by the state of Michigan in the murder case against Sean Michael Phillips will take place on Dec. 5, at 1:30 p.m.,…

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Old Hamlin, serving homemade goodness since 1929.

October 30, 2014
Old Hamlin, serving homemade goodness since 1929.

This news service is brought to you free through the generosity of our advertisers. This series, Business Spotlight, features those great businesses. Today, we present Old Hamlin Restaurant, located in…

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